2016 successful cfe writers

Congratulations to our 2016 CFE Writers

DMCL CPA is proud to congratulate our 2016 CFE writers! DMCL partners and staff are proud of your dedication and hard work. We look forward to your future achievements as valuable members of our team. Left to Right: Christina Chi, Karen Gill, Carly Matheson, Alex Akeroyd, Heather Sim, Margaux Hennebery, and Karen Luu.

Donald Trump and Potential US Tax Cuts

Donald Trump and Potential US Tax Cuts

Now that Donald Trump is President-elect, and as Republicans will control both the House and Senate during at least the first two years of Trump’s administration, the prospects for US tax cuts for everyone has never been better. The items below are based on president-elect Trump’s statements and proposals during the campaign. Actual US tax […]

New Back-To-Back Shareholder Loan Rules

Written by: Ken Chong, CPA, CA Mr. Big is a very successful businessman and has accumulated a significant amount of retained earnings in his company, BigCo.  BigCo invests its retained earnings primarily in deposits and investments held by BigCo’s commercial bank, First Bank. Instead of taking money out of his company to buy a new […]

Principal Residence Claims by Trusts After 2016

The Department of Finance announced significant changes related to the claiming of the principal residence exemption by trusts on October 3rd 2016. The purpose of this memo is to discuss these changes and to alert the reader as to what can be done to mitigate the effects of these changes on the future claim of […]

DMCL is pleased to announce that Lorraine Rinfret, CPA, CA was admitted to the partnership effective January 1, 2015

Lorraine has practiced as an independent public accountant for over 30 years. She provides accounting, taxation and business advisory services to owner-managed businesses and individuals including members of the legal, dental and medical professions. Her practice specialties include estate, retirement and succession planning. January 10, 2015 Vancouver Sun

DMCL is pleased to announce that Matthew Gosden, CPA, CA was admitted to the partnership effective January 1, 2014

DMCL is pleased to announce that Matthew Gosden, CPA, CA was admitted to the partnership effective January 1, 2014. Matt has been with DMCL since 2009, most recently as our director of standards and quality assurance. Matt provides assurance services and guidance on accounting and financial reporting matters to public and private companies. He specializes […]